General
Tanguy Nianzou
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Personal information
Full name Tanguy-Austin Nianzou Kouassi
Date of birth 7 June 2002 (2002-06-07) (age 18)
Place of birth    Paris, Flag of France France
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1+12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Flag of Germany Bayern Munich
Number 23
Youth clubs
2008–2012
2012–2013
2013–2016
2016–2020
Flag of France FC Épinay Athlético
Flag of France US Sénart-Moissy
Flag of France Pays de Fontainebleau
Flag of France Paris Saint-Germain
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2019–2020
2020–
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Flag of Germany Bayern Munich
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National team
2017–2018
2018–2019
2019–
Flag of France France U16
Flag of France France U17
Flag of France France U18
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Tanguy-Austin Nianzou Kouassi (born 7 June 2002) is a French professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for German club Bayern Munich.

Club career

Paris Saint-Germain

An academy graduate of Paris Saint-Germain, Nianzou made his professional debut on 7 December 2019 in a 3–1 league win against Montpellier.

He scored his first goal in a 3–0 cup win against Reims on 22 January 2020. Nianzou scored his first Ligue 1 goal (and a brace) in an away game that ended 4–4 against Amiens on 15 February 2020.

Bayern Munich

On 1 July 2020, German club Bayern Munich announced the signing of Nianzou on a 4-year deal.

International career

Born in France, Nianzou is of Ivorian descent. Nianzou is a current French youth international. He was part of French squad which reached semi-finals in 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship.

He was an important part of French team which finished third at 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup. He started all seven matches of France in the tournament and scored the equalizer in his team's 6–1 pre-quarter win against Spain.

Honours

Club

Paris Saint-Germain

International

France U17

Individual

External links

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Bayern München squad - 2020–21

1 Neuer (c) · 4 Süle · 5 Pavard · 6 Kimmich · 7 Gnabry · 8 Martínez · 9 Lewandowski · 10 Sané · 11 Costa · 13 Choupo-Moting · 14 Zirkzee · 15 Arp · 17 Boateng · 18 Goretzka · 19 Davies · 20 Sarr · 21 Hernandez · 22 Roca · 23 Nianzou · 24 Tolisso · 25 Müller · 27 Alaba · 29 Coman · 30 Fein · 35 Nübel · 37 Richards · 39 Hoffmann · 42 Musiala ·

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